Papua New Guinea has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 2 earthquakes in the past 7 days
  • 9 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 314 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Papua New Guinea:

Earthquake Alerts via Twitter:


A

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-22 04:30:23 UTC at 04:30
January 22, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.214, 155.122
40.2 km from Panguna (25.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 136 km

B

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 10:51:12 UTC at 10:51
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.509, 153.45
132.2 km from Kokopo (82.2 miles)

Depth: 103 km

C

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-08 17:38:46 UTC at 17:38
December 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.676, 161.33
68.2 km from Kirakira (42.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 41 km

D
2015-07-27 21:41:21 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 48 km depth
Abepura, Papua, Indonesia

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-07-27 21:41:21 UTC at 21:41
July 27, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.629, 138.528
234.2 km from Abepura (145.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of Papua, Indonesia

Depth: 48 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-07 07:10:19 UTC at 07:10
May 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.218, 154.557
143.2 km from Panguna (88.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

F

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-05 01:44:06 UTC at 01:44
May 05, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.462, 151.875
130.2 km from Kokopo (80.2 miles)

Depth: 55 km

G

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-03-29 23:48:31 UTC at 23:48
March 29, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.729, 152.562
53.2 km from Kokopo (33.2 miles)

Depth: 41 km

H

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-19 13:28:00 UTC at 13:28
April 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.755, 155.024
70.2 km from Panguna (43.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 43 km

I

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-11 07:07:23 UTC at 07:07
April 11, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.586, 155.049
56.2 km from Panguna (35.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 60 km

J

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2013-07-07 18:35:30 UTC at 18:35
July 07, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.917, 153.927
190.2 km from Kokopo (118.2 miles)

Depth: 385 km



A
2013-04-06 04:42:35 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 66 km depth
Abepura, Papua, Indonesia

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2013-04-06 04:42:35 UTC at 04:42
April 06, 2013 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.517, 138.476
260.2 km from Abepura (161.2 miles)

Near S Coast Of Papua, Indonesia

Depth: 66 km

B

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2011-12-14 05:04:58 UTC at 05:04
December 14, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.551, 146.809
25.2 km from Wau (15.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 135 km

C

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2010-08-04 22:01:43 UTC at 22:01
August 04, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.746, 150.765
72.2 km from Kimbe (45.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 44 km

D

7.3 magnitude earthquake

2010-07-18 13:34:59 UTC at 13:34
July 18, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.931, 150.59
65.2 km from Kimbe (40.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 35 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2010-01-03 22:36:25 UTC at 22:36
January 03, 2010 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.783, 157.354
93.2 km from Gizo (58.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 10 km

F

7.7 magnitude earthquake

2009-01-03 19:43:50 UTC at 19:43
January 03, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -0.414, 132.885
140.2 km from Manokwari (87.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of Papua, Indonesia

Depth: 17 km

G

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2007-04-01 20:39:58 UTC at 20:39
April 01, 2007 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.466, 157.043
45.2 km from Gizo (28.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 24 km

H

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2005-09-09 07:26:43 UTC at 07:26
September 09, 2005 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.539, 153.474
135.2 km from Kokopo (84.2 miles)

Depth: 90 km

I

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 18:44:23 UTC at 18:44
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.302, 142.945
66.2 km from Aitape (41.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 13 km

J

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-17 21:01:56 UTC at 21:01
November 17, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.496, 151.781
137.2 km from Kokopo (85.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km



A

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-16 07:42:16 UTC at 07:42
November 16, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.233, 153.102
134.2 km from Kokopo (83.2 miles)

Depth: 30 km

B

8.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-11-16 04:54:56 UTC at 04:54
November 16, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.98, 152.169
23.2 km from Rabaul (14.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

C

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2000-10-29 08:37:08 UTC at 08:37
October 29, 2000 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.766, 153.945
192.2 km from Kokopo (119.2 miles)

Depth: 50 km

D

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1999-11-19 13:56:46 UTC at 13:56
November 19, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.351, 148.763
87.2 km from Kandrian (54.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

E

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-16 00:51:20 UTC at 00:51
May 16, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.751, 152.486
50.2 km from Kokopo (31.2 miles)

Depth: 73 km

F

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-10 20:33:02 UTC at 20:33
May 10, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.159, 150.88
92.2 km from Kimbe (57.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 138 km

G

7.4 magnitude earthquake

1999-04-05 11:08:04 UTC at 11:08
April 05, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.591, 149.568
63.2 km from Kimbe (39.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 150 km

H

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1999-01-19 03:35:33 UTC at 03:35
January 19, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.596, 153.235
111.2 km from Kokopo (69.2 miles)

Depth: 114 km

I

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1998-07-17 08:49:13 UTC at 08:49
July 17, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.961, 141.926
53.2 km from Aitape (32.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

J

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1997-12-22 02:05:50 UTC at 02:05
December 22, 1997 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.495, 147.867
122.2 km from Finschhafen (76.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 179 km